10 "Mexican" Restaurants in Washington DC.
Hit Oyamel in Penn Quarter for delicious Mexican food in a fun space.
A casual and cheap Mexican spot with excellent tacos, corn, and drinks.
Mayahuel is a Mexican restaurant in Woodley Park that’s ideal for big groups, with pitchers of margaritas and plenty of sharable dishes.
When you’re more concerned about having a good time than eating authentic Mexican food, head to El Centro D.F. in Georgetown.
It gets crowded on the weekends, but El Rey is a reliable spot for after work drinks and Mexican food around U Street.
Tia Queta in Bethesda has solid Mexican food and magaritas, and an excellent rooftop to eat it on.
Espita Mezcaleria in Shaw has Mexican that’s a little more upscale than your local taqueria. And a lot of mezcal.
Lauriol doesn't serve the best Mexican food in Dupont, but as long as you know that, it's a fun spot to start a night out.